Wonkwang University *University

South Korea

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Foundation: 1946

Mission: Information not localized

Vision: Founding Spirit, educational goals and Talent Model.

History: eng.wku.ac.kr

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Overall percentile


Research percentile


Innovation percentile


Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject area

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionOECDSouth Korea
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 366th93rd315th17th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 730th292nd653rd55th
Chemistry 672nd410th589th70th
Computer Science 714th392nd610th75th
Dentistry 438th107th330th20th
Energy 685th470th563rd85th
Engineering 642nd381st544th77th
Environmental Science 658th431st570th73rd
Mathematics 738th427th636th79th
Medicine 646th249th596th58th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 701st291st606th57th
Physics and Astronomy 642nd312th568th51st
Social Sciences 791st317th711th52nd

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatiĆ³n allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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